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01-24-2013, 02:53 AM
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Originally Posted by AK Dandyman View Post
Gary Bettman deserves some credit getting the two sides together. Just heard the interview on 630, both LaForge and Mayor Mendel praised and thanked Bettman for his work.

Bettman help kept Oilers in Edmonton once, and now the new arena deal.

Who said Bettman has done nothing for hockey? They meant Fehr, right!?
solid point. as much as he makes the players crazy because they would rather die than lose to him in a CBA battle, he has fought for the small markets, he has a salary cap and now he has contract limitations. all in all, probably a good.

and now we get the nicest arena in the North America (until the next one is built) and a team for over 3 decades.


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